North Shore Federation of Labor

 

OHIO — Billions of dollars will be coming to Ohio from the 

President Biden and bipartisan majorities in Congress have passed pro-worker legislation to repair our roads, bridges, and more. Here are a few ways the law will help Ohio.

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Congress recently passed the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill. Now, we need Congress to take bold action and pass the Build Back Better Act, a $1.75 trillion investment in child care, home care, clean energy jobs, health care, tax fairness, immigration improvements and support for worker organizing. Working people in America have waited long enough. Add your name to show you support this historic investment in working people.

After two years of bargaining, The New York Times Company has continued to delay negotiations with the Wirecutter Union through unfair labor practices and wage offers that significantly underpay staff. They know that their readers rely on their work during this time to guide their holiday shopping. They are asking for subscribers and supporters to sign the pledge:

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Our union brothers and sisters are on strike across the United States. As we head into the holiday season, they need our financial support. Consider giving to one of these many strike funds.

American Federation of Musicians (AFM) Local 23 (San Antonio, TX)

NYT: How did you get your start in the labor movement?

Liz Shuler: I came up through the IBEW [International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers]. My father was a union member and worked for PGE [an Oregon utility]. Clerical workers were not in a union, and my mother and I were organizing them. PGE was a study in the difference a union can make: Power linemen were respected and made good wages, and nonunion clerical workers were not listened to and didn’t have a voice.

North Shore AFL-CIO Executive Secretary Dan O'Malley issued the following statement regarding yesterday's election of Justin Bibb as the next mayor of Cleveland: